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Im Schiffchen

Kaiserswerther Markt 9, 40489 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Kaiserswerth)
0211 / 40 10 50
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Ranked #2 of 1,333 restaurants in Dusseldorf
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French, Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Kaiserswerth
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Well known 2 star Michelin restaurant located 15 minutes away in the village Kaiserwerth. Their most professional staff went way out of their way to celebrate my wife's birthday, including rose petals and Happy Birthday confetti on the table. Of course, the food was terrific, and there were many surprise extra courses. Even recommended a great German Reserve RED wine.... More

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New York
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342 reviews 342 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

What a fantastic experience! From opening the taxi door for me, to packing up chocolates that came with the espresso but that I was too full to enjoy-,to take along with me for a later snack- this was an extraordinary experience. The breads were delicious, the cheese scone out standing, the service may rank as among the best ever and... More

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We have eating in the 2 star and 1 star, We actually preferred the 1 star but would highly recommend both.

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Essen, Germany
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113 reviews 113 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Dont go there as a vegetarian. We loved the traditional german cuisine there and the taste was like 40 years ago at home. Sausages and meat are the main dish and plenty of beer. But be careful with the waiters - they are the bosses there. Their jokes are rule! But even that was funny for us on that evening.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Dear Mr. Bourgeuil, thank you for the phantastic menu which my guests and me enjoyed beginning of June. Your flexibility and service were highly appreciated. Your team - just perfect. We had an enjoyable evening with really delicious food.

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playa del rey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

My friends and I have eaten at Im Schiffchen three times. 2005, 2008 and this year on May 9. All of our party of five were thoroughly disappointed. We arrived at 8:15 and were sat quickly. That was about the only smooth transition of the night. From the beginning of holding our menus for at least 10 minutes before anyone... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This restaurant was rated Michellin 2 Star, it lived off its rating and failed to maintain its standards! The tables were placed too closed together, seating was cramped. Our main courses were barely warm, the meal overall lacked memorable flavour. Wine menu was presented on iPad, totally untraditional, no wine recommendation for dishes selected. My husband was served with dried... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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105 reviews 105 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

located in a little village, just outside Düsseldorf. Nice setting, in a dead end street. Valet service. Restaurant is on the first floor. Very friendly and professional staff. We had the 'Herbst' Menu: nice appetizers, some very surprising as you can expect from this level of restaurants. Mains, deserts, .... all cooked to perfection. Extensive wine list with a good... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Lovely place for typical German food Good beer quality and good typical German dishes The service is professional and quick Recommend the aple strudel

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Mississauga, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

For my third visit, this is by far the best meal I had for a long time in Im Schiffchen! Starting with a glass of Champagne, followed after some amuse-gueules (sturgeon, eel) by a feuillete of foie gras to die for, a Partridge and a poached peach with ice cream. The attached pictures cannot describe the delicacy of each plate.... More

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